Period
to 20 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for PMO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PMO over the 6 months to 20 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management Office (PMO)
England > South West
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 219 258 256
Rank change year-on-year +39 -2 -48
Permanent jobs citing PMO 109 90 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.08% 0.86% 0.80%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.77% 7.01% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 84 57 59
South West median annual salary £40,269 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.25% +10.39% -3.75%
10th Percentile £26,198 £28,800 £25,600
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £58,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

PMO is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1,243 1,283 1,087
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 12.35% 12.30% 10.75%
Number of salaries quoted 908 910 904
South West median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -2.44%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £69,125 £66,325 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

PMO
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing PMO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for PMO in the South West

PMO
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PMO in the South West.

Salary trend for PMO in the South West

PMO
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PMO in the South West over the 6 months to 20 March 2019.

Salary histogram for PMO in the South West

PMO
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PMO within the South West region over the 6 months to 20 March 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +8 45 £35,000 -14.63% 12
Wiltshire +7 22 £45,000 - 2
Gloucestershire -3 17 £32,500 -23.53% 4
Somerset +8 9 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Dorset +4 8 £35,400 -2.34% 1
Cornwall - 6 £35,000 -
PMO
England

For the 6 months to 20 March 2019, IT jobs citing PMO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South West region with a requirement for PMO.

1 68 (62.39%) Project Management
2 63 (57.80%) Finance
3 53 (48.62%) PRINCE2
4 43 (39.45%) Microsoft Project
5 36 (33.03%) Microsoft Excel
6 35 (32.11%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (29.36%) Microsoft Office
8 30 (27.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 27 (24.77%) Microsoft
10 23 (21.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 16 (14.68%) MS Visio
11 16 (14.68%) Change Control
12 15 (13.76%) Problem-Solving
12 15 (13.76%) SharePoint
13 14 (12.84%) ITIL
13 14 (12.84%) Risk Management
14 13 (11.93%) Change Management
14 13 (11.93%) Programme Management
14 13 (11.93%) Analytical Skills
15 12 (11.01%) Budgeting and Forecasting
16 11 (10.09%) Mentoring
17 10 (9.17%) Continuous Improvement
17 10 (9.17%) Decision-Making
17 10 (9.17%) Data Analysis
18 9 (8.26%) Security Cleared
18 9 (8.26%) Degree
18 9 (8.26%) Migration
18 9 (8.26%) Waterfall
19 8 (7.34%) Portfolio Management
19 8 (7.34%) PRINCE2 Certification

PMO
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (13.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.83%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 43 (39.45%) Microsoft Project
2 36 (33.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 32 (29.36%) Microsoft Office
4 23 (21.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 16 (14.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.42%) Office 365
3 3 (2.75%) SaaS
4 2 (1.83%) FinancialForce
5 1 (0.92%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.83%) Internet
1 2 (1.83%) Intranet
2 1 (0.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (3.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (1.83%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (1.83%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (1.83%) Power BI
2 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.92%) Big Data
3 1 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.92%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 63 (57.80%) Finance
2 6 (5.50%) Retail
2 6 (5.50%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.59%) Law
4 2 (1.83%) Local Government
5 1 (0.92%) Automotive
5 1 (0.92%) Banking
5 1 (0.92%) Billing
5 1 (0.92%) Electronics
5 1 (0.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (36.70%) Analyst
2 32 (29.36%) PMO Analyst
3 31 (28.44%) Project Manager
4 8 (7.34%) Senior Manager
4 8 (7.34%) Senior Project Manager
4 8 (7.34%) Support Analyst
5 7 (6.42%) Project Analyst
6 6 (5.50%) Portfolio Manager
6 6 (5.50%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (4.59%) PMO Lead
7 5 (4.59%) PMO Support Analyst
8 4 (3.67%) Financial Analyst
8 4 (3.67%) Programme Manager
8 4 (3.67%) Project Support Analyst
9 3 (2.75%) Business Analyst
9 3 (2.75%) Business IT Analyst
9 3 (2.75%) IT Business Analyst
9 3 (2.75%) IT Manager
9 3 (2.75%) IT Project Manager
9 3 (2.75%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.93%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.42%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.50%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.50%) Driving Licence
4 3 (2.75%) Fintech
5 2 (1.83%) CMDB
5 2 (1.83%) Wiki
6 1 (0.92%) FMCG
6 1 (0.92%) PMI
6 1 (0.92%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.92%) Smart City
6 1 (0.92%) VxBlock/Vblock
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (62.39%) Project Management
2 53 (48.62%) PRINCE2
3 35 (32.11%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (27.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (14.68%) Change Control
6 15 (13.76%) Problem-Solving
7 14 (12.84%) ITIL
7 14 (12.84%) Risk Management
8 13 (11.93%) Change Management
8 13 (11.93%) Programme Management
9 12 (11.01%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 11 (10.09%) Mentoring
11 10 (9.17%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (9.17%) Data Analysis
11 10 (9.17%) Decision-Making
12 9 (8.26%) Migration
12 9 (8.26%) Waterfall
13 8 (7.34%) Information Management
13 8 (7.34%) Portfolio Management
14 7 (6.42%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.67%) SQL
1 4 (3.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (1.83%) VBA
3 1 (0.92%) C
3 1 (0.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (8.26%) Degree
1 9 (8.26%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (6.42%) PMP
4 5 (4.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (3.67%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (3.67%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.75%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.83%) APMP
7 2 (1.83%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (0.92%) CAPM
8 1 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.59%) QA
2 4 (3.67%) SLA
3 3 (2.75%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (0.92%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 27 (24.77%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.67%) Oracle
3 3 (2.75%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.83%) Civica
4 2 (1.83%) SAP
4 2 (1.83%) Workday
5 1 (0.92%) Cisco
5 1 (0.92%) HP
5 1 (0.92%) Planview